Farm Maintenance Technician -Somerset (rural Mercer County) H07
DESCRIPTION: To ensure properly scheduled, periodic, preventative or emergency maintenance of production buildings and equipment. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•Trouble shooting and repairing hog confinement facilities equipment.
•Inspecting, adjusting, and repairing equipment and building structures in the facilities.
•Recordkeeping of time and materials related to individual work orders.
•Starting machines and equipment to test operation following repair.
•Setting up and operating metal working equipment and tools, such as lathe, drill press, grinder, or welder, to make or repair parts.
•Analyzing and resolving machinery and equipment problems, applying knowledge of shop mathematics and mechanics.
•Directing the work of new hires in training.
•Determining priority of work orders.
•Assisting other workers in a variety of duties.
•Following other job-related instructions and performing other job-related duties as requested, subject to all applicable state and federal laws.